Programme April – May 2021

All our sessions at this time are via Zoom and are from 2.00pm – 3.30pm (UK Time).  For a link please contact

Aspects of Remembering in different traditions

Tuesday April 13th    Rabbi Robyn Ashworth-Steen

“Remembering to forget Amelek: Confronting violent sacred texts”

Tuesday 20th April     Sr Gemma Simmonds CJ

“In memory of me / in memory of her : creating Eucharistic community”

Wednesday 28th April Dr Mohammad Ali Shomali 

Aspects of Remembering in Islam


Thursday 6th May  Sr Kasia Kowalska NDS

Unexpected Encounters : Jesus and Women in Mark 5


Wednesday 12th May  Dr Marcie Lenk

“That Moabite Woman : On Citizens and Strangers” 

Reflections on the Book of Ruth


Wednesday 19th May and Wednesday 26th May  James Alison

Sideways God: The giving of the Spirit and our being floated by Creative Wisdom

In two sessions, one immediately before and one immediately after Pentecost, we will explore what Jesus was doing in setting things up for us to receive the Spirit (19th May) and what it is like to find ourselves on the inside of Divine Wisdom, which is how the Creative Presence of God’s spirit in our midst makes itself known (26th May)